India soaks in colour as people celebrate Holi

It was a riot of colours as revellers on Wednesday thronged streets and by-lanes to celebrate Holi with security force personnel along the borders and in Kashmir no less enthusiastic in applying `gulal` and exchanging sweets.

Colours of gulal, and taste of gujiya - Holi Hai!

People sprayed gulal on each other and distributed sweets to celebrate Holi.

Colours of gulal, and taste of gujiya - Holi Hai!

Yellow, red, green, purple - the vibrant colours jostled for prominence as people sprayed gulal and water on each other and distributed sweets on Sunday to celebrate Holi.